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The Candidate
Charles Churchill
This poem was written in , on occasion of the contest between the Earls of Hardwicke and Sandwich for the High-stewardship of the University of Cam...Rate it:

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The Heir Of Lynne
Andrew Lang
Of all the lords in faire Scotland A song I will begin: Amongst them all dwelled a lord Which was the unthrifty Lord of Lynne. His father and moth...Rate it:

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An Essay on Criticism
Alexander Pope
Part I INTRODUCTION. That it is as great a fault to judge ill as to write ill, and a more dangerous one to the public. That a true Taste is as rar...Rate it:

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Lines written under the Conviction That It Is Not Wise to Read Mathematics in November after One’s Fire Is Out
James Clerk Maxwell
In the sad November time, When the leaf has left the lime, And the Cam, with sludge and slime, Plasters his ugly channel, While, with sober ste...Rate it:

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Prologue to the True Widow
John Dryden
Heaven save ye, gallants, and this hopeful age! Y' are welcome to the downfall of the stage. The fools have laboured long in their vocation, And...Rate it:

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Respondez!
Walt Whitman
RESPONDEZ! Respondez! (The war is completed--the price is paid--the title is settled beyond recall;) Let every one answer! let those...Rate it:

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Sonnet LIX: As Love and I
Michael Drayton
As Love and I, late harbor'd in one inn, With proverbs thus each other entertain: "In Love there is no lack," thus I begin; "Fair words make foo...Rate it:

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The Description Of Tyburn
John Taylor
I Have heard sundry men oft times dispute Of trees, that in one year will twice bear fruit. But if a man note Tyburn, 'will appear, That that's ...Rate it:

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To The Reader
John Bunyan
The title page will show, if there thou look, Who are the proper subjects of this book. They're boys and girls of all sorts and degrees, From thos...Rate it:

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Yesterday and Today XII
Khalil Gibran
The gold-hoarder walked in his palace park and with him walked his troubles. And over his head hovered worries as a vulture hovers over a carcass, ...Rate it:

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Adonis
Hilda Doolittle
1. Each of us like you has died once, has passed through drift of wood-leaves, cracked and bent and tortured and unbent in the winter-frost,...Rate it:

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August
Algernon Charles Swinburne
THERE WERE four apples on the bough, Half gold half red, that one might know The blood was ripe inside the core; The colour of the leaves was more ...Rate it:

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Cornish Lullaby
Eugene Field
Out on the mountain over the town, All night long, all night long, The trolls go up and the trolls go down, Bearing their packs and crooning a so...Rate it:

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Ho For California!
Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
Rouse ye, Yankees, from your dreaming! See that vessel, strong and bold, On her banner proudly streaming, California for gold! See a crowd around h...Rate it:

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The Golden Wedding Of Sterling And Sarah Lanier, September 27, 1868.
Sidney Lanier
By the Eldest Grandson. A rainbow span of fifty years, Painted upon a cloud of tears, In blue for hopes and red for fears, Finds end in a golden h...Rate it:

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The Prospector
Robert William Service
I strolled up old Bonanza, where I staked in ninety-eight, A-purpose to revisit the old claim. I kept thinking mighty sadly of the funny ways of Fa...Rate it:

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Andromeda Unfettered
Muriel Stuart
ANDROMEDA. Chained to the years by the measureless wrong of man, Here I hang, here I suffer, here I cry, Since the light sprang forth from the dar...Rate it:

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The Leper
Algernon Charles Swinburne
NOTHING is better, I well think, Than love; the hidden well-water Is not so delicate to drink: This was well seen of me and her. I served her in a...Rate it:

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The Three Kings
Edith Nesbit
WHEN the star in the East was lit to shine The three kings journeyed to Palestine; They came from the uttermost parts of earth With long trains la...Rate it:

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The Fable Of Midas
Jonathan Swift
Midas, we are in story told, Turn'd every thing he touch'd to gold: He chipp'd his bread; the pieces round Glitter'd like spangles on the ground: A...Rate it:

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Breathing-Time
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Peace, perfect peace. . . . Come, lay aside your gun. The danger zone is past; the gauntlet run. The bark of Scylla ceases on her shore, And grim C...Rate it:

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Medea in Athens
Augusta Davies Webster
Dead is he? Yes, our stranger guest said dead-- said it by noonday, when it seemed a thing most natural and so indifferent as if the tale ran th...Rate it:

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Song I
George Wither
Lordly gallants! tell me this (Though my safe content you weigh not), In your greatness, what one bliss Have you gained, that I enjoy not? You have...Rate it:

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The Ghost
Henry Lawson
Down the street as I was drifting with the city's human tide, Came a ghost, and for a moment walked in silence by my side -- Now my heart was ha...Rate it:

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The Progress of Taste, or the Fate of Delicacy
William Shenstone
Part first. Perhaps some cloud eclipsed the day, When thus I tuned my pensive lay: The ship is launch'd-we catch the gale- On life's extended ocea...Rate it:

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